My pharmacy was out of the brand name, so they gave me the generic. I am taking this for the first time. Do I want the brand name to start out with?
27 Jun 2011
I have found no difference between the brand, Wellbutrin, and the generic, bupropion XL. If you are just starting this medication, keep in mind it will take upwards of a month to reach maximum effectiveness and you may have to have your dosage adjusted after the first few weeks.
Good luck on the new med,
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